ORLANDO, Fla. & OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (BUSINESS WIRE), October 14, 2016 –
Sprint (NYSE: S) and AAA have deepened their 15-year relationship to
bring additional benefits to AAA’s more than 50 million U.S. members.
Beginning immediately, AAA members can receive significant benefits from
Sprint, including payment of AAA Classic membership renewal fees and
discounts on Sprint’s unlimited calling plans.
Under the new agreement, Sprint will renew the AAA Classic membership
for primary and associate members as long as they remain eligible Sprint
customers and register at www.Sprint.com/AAA.
Sprint will also offer the Unlimited Freedom rate plan to AAA members
for just $35 per line a month for four lines – a $5 monthly discount per
line. As the most inexpensive unlimited data plan, Sprint’s Unlimited
Freedom gives customers unlimited talk, text and data with no access
charges or hidden fees. It includes unlimited mobile optimized streaming
videos, gaming and music and unlimited 4G LTE data for most everything
Additional benefits of the relationship:
AAA members receive a 10 percent discount on all other applicable
Sprint rate plans.
Sprint customers who are also AAA members will receive a 25 percent
discount on eligible accessories.
Sprint customers who are also AAA members will receive free access to
Family Locator2 app, providing the ability to locate a
family member’s registered phone. With the app, users can see a loved
one’s last available location on a map and receive notifications as
soon as they get home.3
Sprint will also provide customers easy access on new Android devices
to the AAA
Mobile app featuring lowest gas prices, member discounts, access
to roadside assistance, and AAA’s exclusive travel information,
including diamond ratings for hotels and restaurants.
“We are proud of our long relationship with Sprint, and this newly
enhanced program will provide our members discounted access to the
latest in digital technology,” said Marshall Doney, president and CEO of
AAA. “These new mobile technologies, together with free AAA membership
renewals, will help members to stay connected with their friends and
families and to important roadside assistance help when they need it.”
“Sprint and AAA share the mutual goal of keeping our customers safe,
secure and connected when it matters most,” said Marcelo Claure, Sprint
CEO. “We are delighted to have this opportunity to ensure our customers
have easy access to the important benefits of AAA membership, including
roadside assistance and travel discounts. For me, this is much more than
just another discount program – it gives Sprint the ability to provide
peace of mind for families that count on us.”
For more information or to sign up for this offer, please visit: www.sprint.com/AAA.
As North America’s largest motoring and leisure travel organization, AAA
provides more than 56 million members with travel, insurance, financial
and automotive-related services. Since its founding in 1902, the
not-for-profit, fully tax-paying AAA has been a leader and advocate for
the safety and security of all travelers. Motorists can map a route,
identify gas prices, find discounts, book a hotel, and access AAA
roadside assistance with the AAA Mobile app for iPhone, iPad and
Android. Learn more at AAA.com/mobile.
AAA clubs can be visited on the Internet at AAA.com.
Sprint (NYSE: S) is a communications services company that creates more
and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about
most. Sprint served more than 59.4 million connections as of June 30,
2016, and is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying
innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a
national carrier in the United States; leading no-contract brands
including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless;
instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a
global Tier 1 Internet backbone. Sprint has been named to the Dow Jones
Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the past five years. You
can learn more and visit Sprint at www.sprint.com
1All while on the Sprint network. Mobile optimized: video
streams at up to 480p+ resolution, music at up to 500kbps, streaming
cloud gaming at up to 2mbps. Data deprioritization applies during times
of congestion. Requires ebill. Prices shown are with AutoPay. Other
monthly charges apply.
2 Must register for offer at sprint.com/AAA within 30 days of
activation and before downloading Sprint Family Locator App. Free
service will discontinue if Sprint service or AAA membership is
3 Sprint does not guarantee service or location accuracy.
Location info could be delayed, inaccurate, interrupted based on a
variety of conditions.
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